Schiff's reagent love

Schiff's reagent

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An aqueous solution of rosaniline and sulfurous acid used to test for the presence of aldehydes.

Etymologies

After Hugo Schiff (1834-1915), German chemist.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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